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August 20, 2012

This Week's Interesting Music Releases - August 21st, 2012

Bloc Party's Four, Six Organs of Admittance's Ascent and Yeasayer's Fragrant World are just a few of the new albums I can recommend this week.

The 20th anniversary edition of Ride's Going Blank Again (remastered with a disc of bonus material) is the reissue highlight, along with The Kinks' 6-CD box set At the BBC, and two vinyl reissues from Grizzly Bear (Veckatimest and Yellow House).

What new releases are you picking up this week? What can you recommend? Have I left anything noteworthy off the list?

This week's interesting music releases:

Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti: Mature Themes
Bailterspace: Strobosphere
Bill Fay: Life Is People
Bloc Party: Four
Call of The Wild: Leave Your Leather On
Careful: Because I Am Always Talking
Cate Le Bon: Cyrk II
Carol Kleyn: Takin' the Time
Chris McFarland: Beauty and Undertow
The Darkness: Hot Cakes
Dead Can Dance: Anastasis [vinyl]
Dinosaur Jr: Bug: Live at the 9:30 Club [vinyl]
Dots Will Echo: Drunk Is The New Sober/Stupid Is The New Dumb
Dylan LeBlanc: Cast the Same Old Shadow
Evan Caminiti: Dreamless Sleep
Feist: Let It Die (reissue) [vinyl]
Grizzly Bear: Veckatimest (reissue) [vinyl]
Grizzly Bear: Yellow House (reissue) [vinyl]
The Heavy: Glorious Dead
The Kinks: At the BBC (6-CD box set)
The Kinks: Waterloo Sunset: the Best of the Kinks & Ray Davies
KISS: Destroyer - Resurrected
Lee Hazlewood: House Safe for Tigers
Los Lobos: Kiko: 20th Anniversary Edition
Los Lobos: Kiko Live
Lost Lander: DRRT [vinyl]
Low: I Could Live in Hope (reissue)
Low: Long Division (reissue)
Luna: Bewitched (reissue) [vinyl]
Lynyrd Skynyrd: Last of a Dyin' Breed
Owl City: The Midsummer Station
Raymond Byron and the White Freighter: Little Death Shaker
Reverend Horton Heat: 25 to Life
Ride: Going Blank Again: 20th Anniversary Edition (remastered with bonus disc)
Ry Cooder: Election Special
The Sea and Cake: One Bedroom (reissue) [vinyl]
The Sea and Cake: Oui (reissue) [vinyl]
Sigur Ros: Varud [vinyl]
Six Organs of Admittance: Ascent
Stone Roses: Second Coming [(reissue) [vinyl]
Taj Mahal: Hidden Treasures of Taj Mahal 1969-1973
Teengirl Fantasy: Tracer
Tortoise: It's All Around You (reissue) [vinyl]
Tortoise: Tortoise (reissue) [vinyl]
Van She: Idea of Happiness
Yeasayer: Fragrant World
Young Fresh Fellows: Tiempo De Lujo

also at Largehearted Boy:

other weekly CD & DVD release lists

100 online sources for free and legal music downloads
Try It Before You Buy It (music from this week's CD releases)